Tony Gomez

Tony Gomez

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Tony Gomez is a veteran video producer, photographer, and technical editor, reviewing and using consumer electronics products that focus on video and digital imaging.

Sony NEX-VG30H review

While Sony’s NEX-VG30H is pricey for most consumers, it offers the flexibility of interchangeable lenses and the benefits of a large sensor – pro features available in an…

  • Pros: Lens interchangeability with E-mount and Alpha- mount lenses…
  • Cons: Can get very expensive if you add additional lenses , Too…

Canon VIXIA HF M52 Review

With a large sensor and manual audio controls, the Canon Vixia HF M52 is a consumer camcorder that gives you pro-like features. The high-def video quality is superb.

  • Pros: High-quality 1080i HD , 1/3-inch CMOS sensor for better…
  • Cons: JPEG resolution only 2MB , Menu interface has a learning…

JVC HD Everio GZ-VX815 Review

JVC’s GZ-VX815 demonstrates that you can build a slim, compact camcorder without sacrificing performance and features like Wi-Fi and low-light shooting.

  • Pros: High-definition 1080/60p video recording , 12-megapixel JPEG…
  • Cons: Short battery life , Menu navigation sometimes quirky , Zoom…

Sony Handycam HDR-PJ430V Review

Sony’s new HDR-PJ430V camcorder is heavier and pricier than a smartphone, but it’s worth it if you’re after superior video quality, a better zoom lens, outstanding image…

  • Pros: Excellent high-definition video quality at 24p/60i/60p…
  • Cons: Projected image is dim at larger sizes. , No viewfinder

JVC GC-XA1 Review

A camcorder that’s designed to capture action sports needs to be as tough as nails as the daredevils who pull off those stunts, and the JVC GC-XA1 ADIXXION rugged POV camcorder…

  • Pros: Good high-def video capture at 1080p , Easy menu navigation…
  • Cons: Don’t use it to shoot still images , Short battery life…

Drift HD Ghost Review

Drift takes on the GoPro with the new HD Ghost POV camera that allows for crisp 1080p recording.

  • Pros: Outstanding HD video quality up to 1080p , Two-way remote…
  • Cons: Quirky menu interface , MicroSDHC memory card: tricky to…